Posts Tagged ‘demonstrations’

The Image Arsenal covers (survives) volatile May Day protests and destruction in Seattle business district

All photos on this BLOG Post (c) Anthony Bolante/REUTERS, 2012 (SEATTLE)  May 1, 2012 – Conflict photojournalism isn’t something that I specifically seek-out in my visual reportage career.  I live and love adventure (as you all know) both at work and during my rare leisure time.   But over the years, it seems as if once every six months, […]

(SEATTLE) May 1, 2012 – May Day protestors turn violent and destroy numerous downtown Seattle storefronts

  Masked protestors use bats and wooden poles to destroy the glass storefront of an American Apparel store during May Day demonstrations that went violent in downtown Seattle on May 1, 2012. Several hundred demonstrators, including hundreds in black masks, hoods and armed with bats destroyed the windows of a Wells Fargo Bank, NikeTown and […]

(SEATTLE) Nov. 17, 2011 – Occupy Seattle protestors join forces with unions to march peacefully from University of Washington to overtake University Bridge

Protestors climb on girders after several hundred Occupy Seattle protestors and union workers marched peacefully from the University of Washington to the University Bridge which spans across the Montlake Cut waterway snarling traffic in Seattle on November 17, 2011.  Protestors peacefully occupied the bridge days after Seattle Police used pepper spray aggressively to breakup protests […]